Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Carpentry

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 02-04-2013, 08:32 AM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 2
Share |
Default

S-Turn Railing


I am installing a railing that has an S-turn where it transitions from open risers to closed risers at the cieling. I know that usually the balusters leave the railing at the s-turn and then run from the tread to the cieling. Has anyone ever seen a stair where the balusters follow the s-trun and attatch to the railing all the way up to the top of the stairs?
Attached Thumbnails
S-Turn Railing-photo.jpg  

Monty1123 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2013, 08:10 PM   #2
Stair builder
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Seattle
Posts: 252
Default

S-Turn Railing


Run the rail into the ceiling and put a wall mounted rail on the other wall.

Keith Mathewson is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Keith Mathewson For This Useful Post:
BigJim (02-04-2013)
Old 02-05-2013, 07:35 AM   #3
Newbie
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 2
Default

S-Turn Railing


Thanks Keith. That is defenitly the best solution but unfortunatly I have a small window on the oposite wall. The wall mounted railing would cut right across the window for the last three steps.
Monty1123 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
railing, s-turn


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
PVC Stair railing DIY_user Building & Construction 1 10-26-2009 07:59 AM
How to attach oak railing between two walls jagermeister Building & Construction 4 08-26-2009 01:12 PM
Rust Stains from Railing on Concrete Walk stubits Building & Construction 2 06-05-2009 05:20 AM
How to fix broken step railing? robertr4836 Carpentry 2 04-18-2008 11:19 AM
Faucet won't turn off etiger Plumbing 1 08-31-2005 02:46 AM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.